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Rigid Fan

Description

Black lacquered handle and pochet painted with gold flowers and vine; inner edge of pochet carved; round rigid leaf; net with bamboo strips; embroidered with flower and butterly in blue, gold, pink and green; blue cord through handle with white and blue tassel.

Details

Maker
unknown
Material
bamboo (material)
embroidering
lacquering
net (textile)
painting (coating)
silk (textile)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Bamboo
bamboo (material)
butterflies
Butterfly
Embroidered
embroidering
FAN
fans (equipment)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Lacquered
lacquering
Net
net (textile)
Painted
painting (coating)
Silk
silk (textile)
Vine
vines
wood (plant material)
Accession Number
1937.579
Credit Line
Estate of Miss Mary Lee Ware
GUSN
39132

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